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Highland Parent Involvement Policy 2017-2018

Highland Parent Involvement Policy 2017-2018

Highland Elementary School 2017 - 2018 Parent Involvement Policy Highland Elementary School believes that parent involvement is essential to a student's academic success. To honor this commitment to provide the best possible educational experience for the student, the Highland staff invites parents/guardians of Title I students to: Participate in the...
Highland Elementary Parent-School Compact 2017-2018

Highland Elementary Parent-School Compact 2017-2018

SCHOOL-PARENT COMPACT 2017 - 2018 Highland Elementary School and the parents of the students participating in activities, services, and programs funded by Title I, Part A of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), agree that this compact outlines how the parents and the school staff will share the responsibility...
School Supply Lists 2017-2018

School Supply Lists 2017-2018

RECOMMENDED SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2017 ? 2018 FIRST GRADE Label all items with Child's name 5 Sharpened Pencils (daily) 5 Pocket Folders (red, blue, yellow, green, orange) Computer Headphones (labeled with name in zip lock bag) NO Ear Buds 2 Boxes of Tissues 2 Containers of Disinfectant Wipes Hand Sanitizer 1...
School Board Honors Silver Pen Awardees for Outstanding Writing

School Board Honors Silver Pen Awardees for Outstanding Writing

Last night at the Abington School Board meeting, Dr. Kelly Doyle, Supervisor of Communications Arts, presented the Abington Silver Pen Awards to outstanding student writers at our elementary schools. Sixth grade teachers nominate narrative writing selections and a building committee at each school scores the entries. The highest scoring papers...
Highland Elementary’s Multicultural Festival Was a Great Success of Sharing Cultures, Fun, and Good Feelings

Highland Elementary’s Multicultural Festival Was a Great Success of Sharing Cultures, Fun, and Good Feelings

Highland Elementary School hosted its Multicultural Festival this month where students, staff, and families celebrated the various cultures represented in the school. It was a multicultural potluck, multicultural trivia, with an exciting live performance from the Philadelphia Capoeira Arts Center that combined dance, music, gymnastics, and the Portuguese language in...